The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Richard Neutra at a Glance

Kaufmann House, Richard Neutra

name | Richard Neutra

lived | 1892-1970

style | International Style

biography | the architect at a glance

Known primarily for a pure and rational architectural style as is evident in residences such as the 1929 Lovell House and the 1947 Kaufmann House, architect Richard Neutra was a master of modern design. His works utilized standard factory components to create elegant compositions in glass, concrete, and steel.

buildings | selected works

Lovell House | 1927-1929
Los Angeles, California USA

Kaufmann House | 1946-1947
Palm Springs, California USA

US Embassy | 1959
Karachi, Pakistan

Los Angeles Hall of Records | 1961
Los Angeles, California USA

Icons of Architecture:
The 20th Century

Wonderfully presented, this book provides an engaging chronology of the 20th Century's most important architectural works. A concise yet informative description of each building is accompanied by beautiful photographs. The book also introduces each architect with a biography and history of their work.